To ask the Secretary of State for Defence
(1) how many armed forces personnel are based in Scotland;
(2) how many armed forces civilian support staff are based in Scotland.
The Defence Analytical Services Agency is currently reviewing the source data and process by which UK location statistics are compiled. New figures will not be available until the review is complete. The outcome of this review is due to be announced later this month.
There are 6,980 civilian personnel based in Scotland at